WorldCat Identities

Russell, Rosalind

Works: 222 works in 805 publications in 5 languages and 18,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Biography  Musical films  Biographical films  Sophisticated comedy films  Original cast recordings  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Speaker, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rosalind Russell
Howard Hawk's His girl Friday by Howard Hawks( Visual )

273 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this entertaining comedy
The women by Clare Boothe Luce( Visual )

22 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another
Auntie Mame( Visual )

23 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1928, a 10-year-old boy goes to live with his eccentric, sophisticated Auntie Mame--a lady who throws a party for any occasion or nonoccasion that comes to mind. He grows up and brings home his fiancée and her parents, and Mame finds them banal
Gypsy by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

29 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of burlesque star Gypsy Rose Lee, her rise to stardom from vaudeville and her volatile relationship with her ambitious mother
The trouble with angels( Visual )

23 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two mischievous students turn convent school upside down with their pranks. During Christmas break, Mary remains at the school and is touched by the Sisters' celebration of the Yule. Their graduation is both a relief and a celebration for the Mother Superior
Picnic by Joshua Logan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story covers one Labor Day week-end in a small Kansas town, and tells about the impact a virile drifter has on the lives of several women in town
Wonderful town : [original cast album] by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

29 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where angels go, trouble follows by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedic drama centering around nuns in a convent and the conflict between the traditional, rigid values of the Roman Catholic church and the liberalism of the 1960s
The Bernstein songbook by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from Mass and the musicals On the town; Peter Pan; Trouble in Tahiti; Wonderful town; Candide; West Side Story; 1600 Hundred Pennsylvania Avenue
China seas by Tay Garnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
His Girl Friday( Visual )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adaptation of Ben Hecht's play The Front Page, about savvy newshounds on the trail of a major political story, is one of Hollywood's comedy classics. The major difference from the original is that the reporter in the film is a woman, played brilliantly by Rosalind Russell. Also starring Cary Grant, Ralph Bellamy, Gene Lockhart, Ernest Truex, Roscoe Karns, Regis Toomey, Helen Mack, Billy Gilbert
The citadel by A. J Cronin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor in a Welsh mining village runs up against the medical establishment when he tries to explore the cause of a cough disabling miners; he abandons his humanitarian goals for a London practice
Wonderful town by Leonard Bernstein( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icons of screwball comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A writer, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
Mourning becomes Electra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the classic play by Eugene O'Neill, set in a time near the end of the Civil War. Poisoning, infidelity, gunshots and shocking family secrets explode in a haunting climax that will never be forgotten
A majority of one( Visual )

5 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Brooklyn widow Bertha Jacoby and Japanese businessman Koichi Asano develop an unlikely relationship when they meet in Tokyo
The Cary Grant box set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awful truth: One of the best "screwball" comedies of the thirties, in which a separated couple do their best to spoil one another's love affair while awaiting their divorce
Sister Kenny by Dudley Nichols( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosalind Russell portrays Elizabeth Kenny, the legendary nurse who crusaded for the treatment of infantile paralysis
Broadway : the great original cast recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gypsy : the new Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( Recording )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernadette Peters is a surprising gem in the main role as Mama Rose, Tammy Blanchard convincingly blooms into the famous Gypsy Rose Lee, and the rest of the cast and crew shine on their own merit in this revival of a Broadway classic
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The women
Alternative Names
Brisson, Rosalind Russell 1907-1976

McKnight, C. A. 1907-1976

Rosalind Russell actrice américaine

Rosalind Russell actriz estadounidense

Rosalind Russell aktorka amerykańska

Rosalind Russell Amerikaans acteur

Rosalind Russell Amerikaans actrice

Rosalind Russell attrice statunitense

Rosalind Russell US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Rozalind Rasel

Russell, Catherine Rosalind 1907-1976

Russell, Rosalind 1907?-1976

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